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Convocation Center to be named First National Bank Arena

This release from Arkansas State University's Athletic Department: JONESBORO, Ark. (10/19/17) – In recognition of a $5 million contribution by First National...

10/19/2017 5:17 PM

Johnny Cash Heritage Festival Gets Off To Fast Start

Visitors from as far away as New York, Minnesota and Iowa joined area fans to listen to presentations about arts and artistry from the New Deal and Beyond...

10/19/2017 5:15 PM

New Hispanic Services Center Opens in Jonesboro

The new Hispanic Community Services Incorporated center is now open. The 5,500 square foot facility is located at the intersection of Cate and Vandyne ...

10/19/2017 3:00 PM

Forum for Innovation Attracts Higher Education Leaders for Exchange of Ideas

Forum for Innovation Attracts Higher Education Leaders for Exchange of Ideas

Taking a fresh look at innovation and its future in higher education was the focus when higher education administrators from six states convened for a ...

10/19/2017 2:15 PM

Percussion Ensemble to Perform in Recital, Nov. 2

Percussion Ensemble to Perform in Recital, Nov. 2

The Department of Music at Arkansas State University will present the A-State Percussion Ensemble in concert on Thursday, Nov. 2, at 7:30 p.m. in Fowler...

10/19/2017 11:00 AM

Baine Endows Scholarship at Arkansas State

Baine Endows Scholarship at Arkansas State

Arkansas State University announced today the establishment of the John Baine Scholarship, created to help deserving students from Union County, Ark., ...

10/18/2017 5:00 PM

Jim Brown announced as new Convocation Center Director

JONESBORO – With more than 20 years of experience in public facility management, James W. (Jim) Brown II of Dayton, Ohio, will serve as the new director...

10/18/2017 12:26 PM

Jonesboro City Council says no to pay raises for elected officials, passes alcohol permit ordinance

Elected officials in Jonesboro will NOT receive a pay raise at this time. The Jonesboro City Council amended an ordinance last night that called for six...

10/17/2017 9:29 PM

Final Plans Set for Johnny Cash Heritage Festival

Final Plans Set for Johnny Cash Heritage Festival

JONESBORO – With the Johnny Cash Heritage Festival opening in a couple of days, plans are being finalized to accommodate fans and interested parties planning...

10/17/2017 6:15 PM

Jim Brown is Appointed Director of Convocation Center

Jim Brown is Appointed Director of Convocation Center

With more than 20 years of experience in public facility management, James W. (Jim) Brown II of Dayton, Ohio, will serve as the new director of the Convocation...

10/17/2017 5:00 PM

Arkansas Science Festival 2017 Runs Thursday thru Saturday

Arkansas Science Festival 2017 Runs Thursday thru Saturday

The fourth annual Arkansas Science Festival at Arkansas State University will culminate Saturday, Oct. 21, with its largest event -- Science Expo -- a ...

10/17/2017 11:30 AM

Arkansas Science Festival in Jonesboro

The fourth annual Arkansas Science Festival takes place October 19-21. Modeled after science festivals that take place in other states, this year’s festival...

10/17/2017 9:57 AM

Inside A-State - 10/17/2017

Inside A-State - 10/17/2017

10/17/2017 12:00 AM

Tickets Remain on Sale for ‘Cash Cotton Field’ Concert

Tickets Remain on Sale for ‘Cash Cotton Field’ Concert

A limited amount of tickets remain for the “Cash cotton field” concert scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 21, in Dyess as part of the Johnny Cash Heritage Festival...

10/16/2017 2:30 PM

NEA in Motion: Race for the Cure 2018 Announcement

Watch live as officials for the Northeast Arkansas "Race for the Cure" make a special announcement for the next event in 2018.

10/16/2017 10:31 AM

Jeanette Williams Band to Perform at KASU’s Bluegrass Monday Oct. 23

Jeanette Williams Band to Perform at KASU’s Bluegrass Monday Oct. 23

JONESBORO – The Jeanette Williams Band will perform a concert of bluegrass music Monday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m. at the Collins Theatre, 120 West Emerson Street...

10/13/2017 5:15 PM

Johnny Cash Heritage Festival in Dyess

The Johnny Cash Heritage Festival in Dyess takes place Thursday through Saturday, October 19-21. In this interview, KASU News Director Johnathan Reaves...

10/13/2017 11:33 AM